Edward Jones Dome
The current starting quarterbacks for St. Louis and Arizona became friends when they were the backups to Detroit’s Matt Stafford in 2010 and 2011. They both moved on to new teams after that, but have remained friends throughout.
Head coach would prefer to not get involved in any protest or political debates.
Rams defensive captain has been on injured list since Week 1, but appears ready to play Sunday at the Dome.
Oakland picked up its first win in more than a calendar year last week in a 24-20 decision over the Kansas City Chiefs.
Rams offense has struggled in its last five games, so coaching staff makes change mid-week.
St. Louis’ last home game was the October 16 win over Seattle, but the club will be back in the friendly confines of the Edward Jones Dome this Sunday againt Denver.
James Laurinaitis: “exciting for a phenomenal fan base that deserves a winning football team and a first-class stadium.”
Nixon is giving attorney Bob Blitz and former Anheuser-Busch executive Dave Peacock 60 days to develop options to be presented to the Rams before Jan. 28.
While football fans celebrated a Rams victory Sunday, demonstrators protested the police shooting of Michael Brown. Outside the Edward Jones Dome at Broadway and Cole, the two sides tangled briefly until police restored order.
Even though his team hadn’t been winning much since he took over as the starting quarterback a little over a month ago, St. Louis Rams’ signal-caller Austin Davis was still drawing high praise from league observers for his individual play in his first three NFL starts.